New Eclectic Releases From Africa and The Diaspora (ii)


The second edition of New Eclectic Releases from Africa and The Diaspora brings about fresh sounds from a dynamic range of artists ranging from indie R&B, to Hip Hop and Spoken Word to Gqom and many more sounds to stimulate your auditory senses.

Nigerian-born, Manchester based Hip Hop and Spoken Word artist Tobi Sunmola released his EP 'City of Dreams' on 30 November, the single Sky Fall is taken from the EP where Tobi merges his love for Hip Hop with his powerful African roots to transcend and confidently speak on controversial matters.

PURE formerly known as Purity from Punk band Fruits and Veggies is on a journey of musical growth and she’s letting us join on the ride, with her smooth indie R&B sounds.

Zaki Ibrahim presents the raw, edgy and honest Cold Feet from her forthcoming album, 'The Secret Life of Planets'.

Jam out to the beats of Congolese/ South African rap queen Rouge, Davve Beats' No Limits, Drum Roll by Nairobi based experimental producer Half Baked, the Hip Hop infused track City Lights by genre bending singer songwriter Langa Mavuso and more.

Credits:

Collage: Daisie Jo

Write-up and Curated Playlist: Jami Ella Gavin